Let's talk about celiac, CBD oil, and marijuana.
We are going to talk about Beyond Celiac just published the results of a survey of 4500 celiac patients and whether they would participate in a clinical trial.
What does the gluten free label and certified gluten free label mean in the US? Let's find out. According to the FDA, in order for a product to be labelled gluten free it has to be lower than 20 parts per million. The rule goes on to say that the food cannot contain: An ingredient … Continue reading Certified gluten free – not 100% gluten free
Lots and lots of research is being done on the microbiome. Let's talk about it a bit and how it may or may not affect celiac disease. The microbiome consists of the microorganisms living in our bodies. Some estimates claim there are over 1 trillion microorganisms living on and in us. For example, most of … Continue reading Microbiome?
holiday. I didn't post last week due to travel, but I did read a lot of facebook posts in the celiac groups. There seems to be a few types of posts. Let's talk about them and what they mean in the wider community.
There are lots and lots of celiac issues I try to stay away from because they are so completely controversial. I'm going to gently wade into them here. I have very strong feelings about all of these topics, but don't really have enough science to back them all up.
Discussions of a celiac flare - what it is and how to cope.
I read this a lot. I used to think it was unimportant. Now, I'm not so sure. Having celiac disease means a lifelong gluten free diet. Right now there are no medicines or any other cure, just a major lifestyle change. But I broke my toe a couple of days ago. I dropped a serving … Continue reading Why do I need a diagnosis?
Today is a potpourri of topics including pre-clinical celiac drugs, certified gluten free, Halloween, and Thanksgiving.
Did I get glutened and how do I know?